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Fashion Scoops

British Fashion Council and JD.com Fete Their New Partnership

Tommy Hilfiger, Mary Katrantzou and Peter Pilotto were sipping cocktails with the Chinese online retailer and the BFC/Vogue Fashion Fund.

clock September 19, 2017Paulina Szmydke-Cacciapalle

Giorgio Armani.

Designer and Luxury

Giorgio Armani Launches New Bond Design Competition

The designer will work with the British Fashion Council and fashion students in the U.K. to create a capsule collection for spring 2018.

clock June 7, 2017Luisa Zargani

Osman Pre-Fall 2017

Fashion Scoops

Edeline Lee, Isa Arfen, Teatum Jones Scoop BFC Fashion Trust Grants

Eleven London brands will share grants totaling $450,000 pounds.

clock May 24, 2017Samantha Conti

Matthew Harding and Levi Palmer of Palmer/Harding, the BFC’s Caroline Rush, British Vogue’s Alexandra Shulman and Amy Powney and Maia Norman of Mother of Pearl

Fashion Scoops

British Labels Mother of Pearl, Palmer Harding Win BFC/Vogue Fashion Fund 2017 Prize

This is the first year that the prize went to more than one winner.

clock April 4, 2017Lorelei Marfil

Curated Crowd co-founders Kristina Kuzmina and Ada Zhao

Fashion Scoops

Curated Crowd Launches Crowdfunding and E-commerce Platform for Emerging Designers

The platform, which offers e-commerce, will launch brands including Poan, Iva Ksenevich Millinery, JN by JN Llovet, LubiMenya and Naked Bruce.

clock February 10, 2017Lorelei Marfil

Antonia Romeo, Daniella Vitale, and Caroline Rush.

Parties

British Fashion Council and Barneys Celebrate New Windows

The dinner at the Peninsula Hotel was hosted by Antonia Romeo.

clock January 12, 2017Kristen Tauer

British Fashion Council British Vogue Event

Fashion Scoops

BFC/Vogue Designer Fashion Fund to Broaden Reach in 2017

Prize money will be divided between three winners, rather than one.

clock November 18, 2016Samantha Conti

Bruce Weber

Fashion Scoops

Bruce Weber to Receive the Isabella Blow Award

He will receive the award for his work as a fashion photographer.

clock November 7, 2016Lorelei Marfil

Marc Newson British Fashion Awards

Fashion Scoops

British Fashion Council, Swarovski Commission Marc Newson to Design Fashion Awards Trophy

Taking his cue from crystal shapes and rock formations, Newson has created a bespoke design for the event.

clock November 3, 2016Lorelei Marfil

London Fashion Weekend

Fashion Scoops

British Fashion Council Re-brands London Fashion Weekend, Sets New Venue for London Fashion Week

The BFC said the change is due to “an increasingly big appetite from both brands and public to open up our industry” to a wider audience.

clock October 28, 2016Lorelei Marfil

Backstage at Moschino Men's Fall 2016

Mens Fashion

All Change: A New Men’s Calendar Takes Shape in London

It’s a season of uncertainty — and some would say opportunity — in London.

clock June 10, 2016Samantha Conti

Lou Dalton Men's Fall 2016

Fashion Scoops

Lou Dalton, Sibling Among Designers Shortlisted for British Fashion Council Prize

The nominees for the prize will take part in a two-week mentoring program where they will receive aid on branding, leadership, commercial retail, e-tail, wholesale and digital innovation.

clock May 3, 2016Lorelei Marfil

Fashion Scoops

British Fashion Council, BFC Fashion Trust Partners With Farfetch

The announcement was made during an event Thursday night hosted by BFC Fashion Trust co-chairs Tania Fares and Kim Hersov; José Neves, founder and chief executive officer of Farfetch; and Caroline Rush ceo of the British Fashion Council.

clock April 28, 2016Lorelei Marfil

Fashion Scoops

BFC Teams with Boden on Initiative for Emerging Designers

The initiative will aid women’s, men’s and accessories designers to bolster their businesses through mentoring, financial support and guidance in building their brands.

clock November 4, 2015Lorelei Marfil

Henry Holland London Fashion Weekend British Fashion Council

Fashion Scoops

Henry Holland Designs London Fashion Weekend T-Shirts

The designs take their cues from Holland's past collections.

clock August 27, 2015Lorelei Marfil

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